Photos: Tex Reeks
Police are investigating a motorcycle crash that occurred in Lakelands on Sunday.
About 5:20pm, it’s believed a man was knocked from a motorcycle after he clipped a truck on Yindana Boulevard near Catalina Drive.
Witnesses said the rider was speeding shortly before the crash and that they heard a loud bang and then seen the man run from the scene with an injured leg.
It’s alleged the man was left disorientated and returned to the scene a short time later.
St John paramedics have treated the rider.
Both vehicles suffered extensive damage and had to be towed away.
Local council and police closed a short stretch of Yindana Boulevard for over 40 minutes as they gathered evidence.